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The Body
The Body Bill Bryson
Eagerly awaited, must-read new science book from the UK's bestselling non-fiction writer. Bryson is the prize-winning author of A Short History of Nearly Everything and The Road to Little Dribbling
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The Vaccine Race
The Vaccine Race Meredith Wadman
**SHORTLISTED FOR THE WELLCOME BOOK PRIZE 2018 ** ** A GUARDIAN SCIENCE BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 **
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Inventing Ourselves
Inventing Ourselves Sarah-Jayne Blakemore
Winner of the 2018 Royal Society Science Book Prize. Up to the minute brain science from a world class scientist. Sarah-Jayne Blakemore explains how the adolescent brain transforms as it develops and shapes the adults we become.
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The Unexpected Truth About Animals
The Unexpected Truth About Animals Lucy Cooke
In this menagerie of the misunderstood, zoologist Lucy Cooke explores centuries of animals myths, revealing the fascinating and often hilarious truths behind some of the strangest animal theories.
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Endurance
Endurance Scott Kelly
From the Nasa astronaut who spent a record-breaking year aboard the International Space Station – what it’s like out there and what it’s like now, back here. Enter Scott Kelly's fascinating world and dare to think of your own a little differently.
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The Secret Life of the Owl
The Secret Life of the Owl John Lewis-Stempel
A beautifully illustrated and lyrical celebration of this mythical creature from the prize-winning author of bestsellers The Running Hare, Meadowland and Where Poppies Blow.
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The Indisputable Existence of Santa Claus
The Indisputable Existence of Santa Claus Hannah Fry, Thomas Oléron Evans
The updated edition of this dazzling, magical mathematical tour of the festive season with the most elegant mathematical solutions to your Christmas conundrums, from how to avoid a secret Santa disaster to how to win the festive family games.
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Caesar's Last Breath
Caesar's Last Breath Sam Kean
The fascinating science and history of the air we breathe ** GUARDIAN SCIENCE BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 **
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The Global Warming Survival Kit
The Global Warming Survival Kit Brian Clegg
The first book to take a hard, scientific look at the likely scenarios and - uniquely - provide practical advice for you and your family on how to cope with anything global warming might throw at you.
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The Wood
The Wood John Lewis-Stempel
From the UK's bestselling natural history writer: 'A heartfelt and evocative diary of a year among the trees.' Guardian
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All That Remains
All That Remains Sue Black
'Sue Black’s utterly gripping account of her life & career as a professor of anatomy & forensic anthropology.' (Guardian). A fascinating, critically acclaimed mix of science and meditation on death.
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Hello World
Hello World Hannah Fry
Would you let an algorithm determine your fate? Hannah Fry lifts the lid on the world of algorithms, examining how they impact our future and whether they really are an improvement on the humans they replace.
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The Glorious Life of the Oak
The Glorious Life of the Oak John Lewis-Stempel
Our greatest nature writer explores the myths, legends, history and hidden world of our most iconic tree.
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Still Water
Still Water John Lewis-Stempel
From 'the hottest nature writer around' (SPECTATOR), Still Water tells the seasonal story of the wild animals and plants that live in and around the pond, from the mayfly larvae in the mud to the patrolling bats above.
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